Ukraine, L'viv—Greek Catholic Archeparchy Church Books, 1607–1945

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About This Project

This collection includes baptism, marriage, and death records from the Roman Catholic diocese in L'viv, Ukraine. During much of the time spanned by this record collection, L'viv was part of Poland. The records are in Latin and were typically handwritten on preprinted forms.

Sample Images

Skill Level: Intermediate

  • This project is recommended for volunteers who are familiar with the indexing process and are comfortable using various system features.

Characteristics and Description

  • Most records in this collection were handwritten on preprinted forms.
  • The records are Latin, and the project instructions and field helps are available only in English.
  • Batches typically contain two images each.
  • Each image contains multiple records.

Additional Information

Records Access

  • The completed index will be freely accessible online to the general public when the collection is published. The digital images will be accessible to active FamilySearch account holders once an authentication system is put in place on Record Search. Until authentication is available, the images will not be accessible.

How to Help with This Project

  • If you have not already done so, you must register as an indexing volunteer. To register and download and install the indexing program, click here for the indexing home page. Click on Get Started, and follow the instructions on the page.
  • After you register, click the Begin Indexing link on the indexing home page, and sign in to the indexing program with your user name and password. Then click the Download Batch button, and select this project name from the list. To see the project name on the list, you may need to select Show all projects at the top of the Download Batch window.